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The Rookie 

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Starting over isn't easy, especially for John Nolan who, after a life-altering incident, is pursuing his dream of joining the LAPD. As their oldest rookie, he's met with skepticism from those who see him as just a walking midlife crisis.

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Alexi Hawley
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Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Nathan Fillion ...  John Nolan 45 episodes, 2018-2021
Alyssa Diaz ...  Angela Lopez 45 episodes, 2018-2021
Richard T. Jones ...  Sergeant Wade Grey 45 episodes, 2018-2021
Titus Makin Jr. ...  Jackson West 45 episodes, 2018-2021
Melissa O'Neil ...  Lucy Chen 45 episodes, 2018-2021
Eric Winter ...  Tim Bradford 45 episodes, 2018-2021
Mekia Cox ...  Nyla Harper 22 episodes, 2019-2021
Afton Williamson ...  Talia Bishop 20 episodes, 2018-2019
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Storyline

The series follows John Nolan, a 40-year-old man who moves from his comfortable, small-town life to Los Angeles to pursue his dream of being a police officer for the Los Angeles Police Department. He must navigate the dangerous, humorous, and unpredictable world of a "young" cop, determined to make his second shot at life count.

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Comedy | Crime | Drama

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TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Trivia

ABC announced a straight-to-series order on October 26, 2017. In January 2018, Liz Friedlander signed on to direct and executive produce the pilot. Production on the pilot began on March 7, 2018, with filming taking place in Los Angeles and New York. See more »

Goofs

The series is set in Los Angeles, California and throughout the series when police and emergency vehicles have their emergency lights on, they are missing a solid red light. According to the California Vehicle Code, all police and emergency vehicles are required to have at least one solid red light when the emergency lights are on facing forward. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Marilyn Denis Show: 04-02-2019: Tuesday (2019) See more »

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Yay Nathan ~~ glad you're back!
17 October 2018 | by dwallaceevenSee all my reviews

Wow! I loved it, keep up the good writing, the good plot lines & the relationships of the characters as they settle into their roles & we've got an entertaining hour of tv!


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Language:

English

Release Date:

16 October 2018 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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